Category: Work Injury

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Aug

26

Employer Responsible For Employee’s Driving

  Posted on August 26, 2015  

A recent case involving the death of a child illustrates how complex even a seemingly straightforward lawsuit can be. The case arose out of the tragic death of an 11-year-old girl who was waiting for her school bus. She was struck and killed by a truck driver making a turn. Evidence from the scene showed […]

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Aug

24

Safety with Electricity

  Posted on August 24, 2015  

Electricity is an irreplaceable part of our modern world. In fact, it is hard to imagine what it was like living in the days before electricity. However, it is important to remember that, as useful as it is, electricity can be dangerous. Remember these safety tips: Do not touch electrical power 
lines, EVER. If working […]

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Aug

23

Slip-and-Fall Accidents

  Posted on August 23, 2015  

Destined to Increase? The number of slip-and-fall in- juries that occur each year at businesses and commercial properties is expected to rise significantly in the future because the population of aging baby boomers will lead to an increase in the number of seniors. Seniors are statistically the most likely to fall, and when they do, […]

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